The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 65 39 56
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +17
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 12 31 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.47% 4.73% 1.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.81% 5.70% 2.64%
Number of salaries quoted 11 30 14
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +31.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,150 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £34,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Unit Testing
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the North East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
663 544 530
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 81.45% 82.93% 71.72%
Number of salaries quoted 486 470 446
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Unit Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the North East region.

Unit Testing Salary Trend in the North East

Unit Testing
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the North East region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in the North East

Unit Testing
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unit Testing within the North East region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -15 11 £32,500 +8.33% 6
Unit Testing
England

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the North East region citing Unit Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Unit Testing.

1 30 (69.77%) .NET
2 29 (67.44%) C#
3 27 (62.79%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (48.84%) MVC
5 16 (37.21%) HTML
5 16 (37.21%) .NET Framework
6 15 (34.88%) ASP.NET
6 15 (34.88%) OO
7 14 (32.56%) WPF
7 14 (32.56%) Software Engineering
8 12 (27.91%) CSS
9 11 (25.58%) Computer Science
10 10 (23.26%) Web Services
11 9 (20.93%) Java
11 9 (20.93%) Degree
12 8 (18.60%) Multithreading
13 7 (16.28%) ASP.NET MVC
13 7 (16.28%) QA
13 7 (16.28%) JavaScript
13 7 (16.28%) SQL Server
13 7 (16.28%) Windows
14 6 (13.95%) Games
14 6 (13.95%) Scrum
14 6 (13.95%) Microsoft
14 6 (13.95%) Eclipse
14 6 (13.95%) JUnit
14 6 (13.95%) SQL
14 6 (13.95%) NUnit
14 6 (13.95%) CruiseControl
14 6 (13.95%) Mathematics

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the North East region citing Unit Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Unit Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (9.30%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.63%) TCP/IP
1 5 (11.63%) Modbus
2 1 (2.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.28%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.30%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (13.95%) JUnit
1 6 (13.95%) Eclipse
1 6 (13.95%) NUnit
1 6 (13.95%) CruiseControl
1 6 (13.95%) JIRA
1 6 (13.95%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (9.30%) Git (software)
3 3 (6.98%) Subversion
3 3 (6.98%) InstallShield
4 2 (4.65%) Xcode
4 2 (4.65%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.33%) Mercurial
5 1 (2.33%) MSTest
General
1 6 (13.95%) Games
2 2 (4.65%) Marketing
3 1 (2.33%) Finance
3 1 (2.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 35 (81.40%) Developer
2 18 (41.86%) .NET Developer
3 12 (27.91%) Software Developer
4 9 (20.93%) Java Software Developer
4 9 (20.93%) Java Developer
5 7 (16.28%) Agile .NET Developer
5 7 (16.28%) ASP.NET Developer
5 7 (16.28%) Junior Developer
5 7 (16.28%) Graduate Developer
5 7 (16.28%) Junior
5 7 (16.28%) Software Engineer
5 7 (16.28%) Graduate
6 6 (13.95%) Java Software Engineer
6 6 (13.95%) Junior Java Developer
6 6 (13.95%) Junior Java Software Engineer
6 6 (13.95%) Junior Java Software Developer
6 6 (13.95%) Junior Software Developer
6 6 (13.95%) Junior Software Engineer
6 6 (13.95%) Graduate Java Developer
7 5 (11.63%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (69.77%) .NET
2 16 (37.21%) HTML
2 16 (37.21%) .NET Framework
3 15 (34.88%) ASP.NET
4 14 (32.56%) WPF
5 12 (27.91%) CSS
6 10 (23.26%) Web Services
7 7 (16.28%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (11.63%) LINQ
9 4 (9.30%) jQuery
9 4 (9.30%) WCF
10 3 (6.98%) Ajax
10 3 (6.98%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 3 (6.98%) RESTful
10 3 (6.98%) ASP.NET Web API
11 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 2 (4.65%) XHTML
11 2 (4.65%) XML
12 1 (2.33%) XSL
12 1 (2.33%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.58%) Computer Science
2 6 (13.95%) Mathematics
2 6 (13.95%) Physics
3 4 (9.30%) Mobile App
4 3 (6.98%) Online Gambling
4 3 (6.98%) Social Gaming
4 3 (6.98%) 3D Graphics
5 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.33%) Statistics
6 1 (2.33%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 7 (16.28%) Windows
2 5 (11.63%) Linux
3 2 (4.65%) Android
3 2 (4.65%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (62.79%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (48.84%) MVC
3 15 (34.88%) OO
4 14 (32.56%) Software Engineering
5 8 (18.60%) Multithreading
6 6 (13.95%) Scrum
7 5 (11.63%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (9.30%) TDD
9 3 (6.98%) OOP
9 3 (6.98%) OOD
9 3 (6.98%) Game Development
10 2 (4.65%) iOS Development
10 2 (4.65%) CRM
10 2 (4.65%) B2B
10 2 (4.65%) B2C
11 1 (2.33%) SOA
11 1 (2.33%) Business Intelligence
11 1 (2.33%) Test Scripting
11 1 (2.33%) Penetration Testing
11 1 (2.33%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (67.44%) C#
2 9 (20.93%) Java
3 7 (16.28%) JavaScript
4 6 (13.95%) SQL
5 3 (6.98%) Perl
5 3 (6.98%) PHP
5 3 (6.98%) VBScript
5 3 (6.98%) Ruby
6 2 (4.65%) PHP5
6 2 (4.65%) Objective-C
7 1 (2.33%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (20.93%) Degree
2 3 (6.98%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.28%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (13.95%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.65%) Apple
3 1 (2.33%) Zend
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
North East England
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Home Working + Annual Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Spennymoor, County Durham
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Salary: £21k - 23k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: From £50,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £33,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
North East England
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Annual Promotion and Bonus Scheme
Posted: 19 days ago